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The Blessed Line

Parallels to Yeshua throughout time There is a line of blessing that flows through all of the Bible. From Adam to Abraham, and from Joseph to Joshua, to the coming … Continue reading

January 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Law and the Spirit

The Law and Sin The Law reveals sin. Romans 7:7 Life Through the Spirit The Spirit ‘removes’ sin. Romans 8:1-4 Life Through the Spirit 1 Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who … Continue reading

April 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Purpose of the Torah

If keeping the Torah did not bring righteousness or life then what was it’s purpose? First, The commands the LORD gave Moses to teach the children of Israel related to … Continue reading

February 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Power of the Cross ~ Is the Message of God an offense to the Law?

The message of the cross is the power of God to save.  As proved to us through the resurrection of Christ, and the free gift of the Spirit upon all … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Torah of the Spirit

Messiah’s spoken words are the Torah of the Spirit. The Torah of the Spirit is the Torah of Messiah. Yeshua spoke the words of God by the Spirit of God … Continue reading

February 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Torah of Messiah

Is the Torah Yeshua spoke the same as the Torah given Moses? The words Yeshua spoke were the Father’s words. But does that imply that the words Yeshua spoke were … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

When your Torah observance falls short

Many people within the Messianic faith focus on a persons acceptance, accommodation and commitment to observing the Torah given Israel. And many struggle with how, when, where, who, why….  in relation to … Continue reading

November 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Messianic Judaism and The Committed Non-Jew

Originally posted on …toward a messianic judaism:
Will Messianic Judaism be the only expression of Judaism that excludes from full participation the Committed Non-Jew? This is a question that faces…

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Inventing the Palestinian People This video explores the origin of the Palestinian people, challenging the Arab claim that they have lived in the Land of Israel since time immemorial.  This is a very important … Continue reading

October 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

The “Authentic” Religion | Discover | First Fruits of Zion

As we navigate and codify Messianic Jewish theology and practice we must look behind us to those who established our sect. Do we look just as they did? Do we … Continue reading

October 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Analysis of The UMJC Conversion Position Paper – The Majority Position: The Complete Analysis

Source: Analysis of The UMJC Conversion Position Paper – The Majority Position: The Complete Analysis I happen to agree that Messianic Judaism should offer conversion. I think it will solve … Continue reading

October 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Feasts, the Prophets, the Messiah

Originally posted on The Messianic Way:
As we approach the high holy days contemplation comes to mind about how the fall feasts fit in to Messiah’s plan.  How will the…

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Another watchman returns home to Yeshua the King

It is with great sorrow and pain that I announce the passing away of my very good friend and blog partner Charles Ryalls. He is in his last stages of … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · 7 Comments

He is always there with us.

Putting ideas and experiences into word, building a mental picture of something such that the target audience receives the entire image, These are things that writers do. It is at … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · 3 Comments

Broken Hearted…….Please Help

It is with heavy heart and sadness that I have to announce that our co-blogger and long time friend Charles Ryalls has been diagnosed with stage 4 inoperable cancer throughout his … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Jesus the Divider

OK, I really Really REALLY want you all to read this teaching by John Morrisson. Jesus the Divider “Do you think I came to bring peace on earth? No, I … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Truth About Matrilineal Descent – InterfaithFamily

A case for patrilineal descent within Judaism. The orthodox dividing line. The Truth About Matrilineal Descent – InterfaithFamily. By J.R. Wilheim March 22, 2007 A mamzer who is a scholar … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · 2 Comments

Clean and Unclean. Why all the confusion?

By Charles Ryalls One difference between mainline Christianity and Messianic faith is the issue of Kosher diet. This is no way meant to be an exhaustive investigation into the subject. … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Apostate Church

The Apostate Church Charles Ryalls 2 Thes  2 But in connection with the coming of our Lord Yeshua the Messiah and our gathering together to meet him, we ask you, … Continue reading

January 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Anyone with one Jewish parent has a right to call himself Jewish: Why patrilineal descent is the more authentic tradition

Originally posted on
One of the great schisms in Judaism today is what “rules” we follow to define or identify who is Jewish. This may come as a…

January 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

Meet the (Christian) Mockers

I recently watched the movie ‘Meet the Fockers’ again. They wittingly make a mockery of marriage and romance.  Comedy is the cure for almost all sadness, and a person who knows how to … Continue reading

January 7, 2015 · 3 Comments

Daylight: The Story of Obama and Israel

The Pro-Israel candidate – “I will aways support Israel’s security” – “I will bring with me an unshakable commitment for Israel’s security” “Let me be clear. Israel’s security is sacrosanct,  non-negotiable” “with … Continue reading

November 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Prophetic Warning

On the Morning of September 11th 2001 I stood before my television and watched in awe as terrorist flew hijacked airplanes into the trade towers in New York, demolishing the … Continue reading

November 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mark Biltz, The feast of Trumpets, the beginning of the Shmitah

Mark Biltz does a wonderful job of tying many things together.  Might this year which just began, be the Shmitah that precedes the Tribulation?  When the Lord returns, scriptures tell … Continue reading

October 24, 2014 · 1 Comment

Orthodox and Non-Orthodox Judaism

Two Contrary Understandings of Judaism For American non-Orthodox Jews, who are the vast majority in the United States (the number of American Jews who identify with Orthodoxy at a maximum … Continue reading

October 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

Anti-Semitism is taking over College Campuses

October 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Germans view on Islam

I am bringing this over from a friend of mine, Bob McGuire: This is a good read and makes a lot of sense too…. A German’s View on Islam – … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Geert Wilder’s warning to America Part 2

Stop the mass immigration of Muslims to Western countries.  They come to bring Jihad and demand change to their Sharriah  system.

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Geert Wilder’s warning to America

It is coming like a Tsunami.

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ted Cruz Booed Off Stage at Middle East Christian Conference

Sen. Ted Cruz was booed offstage at a conference for Middle Eastern Christians Wednesday night after saying that “Christians have no greater ally than Israel.” Cruz, the keynote speaker at … Continue reading

September 12, 2014 · 7 Comments

Shmita Calculations

I’ve been working a Shmita spreadsheed and trying to fit dates to it.  I’ve uploaded a copy of the excell spreadsheet for you to play around with.  And a pdf … Continue reading

September 11, 2014 · 8 Comments

Never again!

    I am sharing this link in hope that you will share it with others.  It is critically important to those of in the U.S. and in every nation. … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · 4 Comments

Jonathan Cahn, New presentation

Sid Roth has a new interview with Johathan Cahn who wrote the book “The Harbinger”. He has written a new book based on the Jewish Biblical time called the Shimita. … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tales from the Bus. Wilfredo.

Originally posted on natsab:
I got emotional this morning as I picked up a new 2nd or 3rd grade passenger, a smiling chap named Wilfredo. Just yesterday afternoon, the second…

August 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ron Cantor tells Bethlehem Bible College – Israel might have saved your lives

Messianic News that affects our daily lives.

August 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Gospel Coaltion: 9 Things You Should Know About Hamas

Definitely worth a reblog

August 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Messianic Way

We have changed our cover and our focus.  No longer are we a community of walls and fences.  Most online blogs and discussion forums administer themselves from within their own … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Second Passover Commandments ~ John 14:15 21 & 23

In the previous post we laid out the context for this key chapter.  We see that Yeshua has gathered for the Passover that precedes His sacrifice.  He has cleansed His … Continue reading

January 21, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Second Passover Commandments ~ John 13:15 & 34

My next string of blogs will be about the verse most used to justify observance of the Law by those who claim to follow Messianic Judaism.   If you love … Continue reading

January 20, 2013 · 5 Comments

The Regathering of Israel

“In that case, I say, isn’t it that God has repudiated his people?” Heaven forbid!  (Romans  11:1) 10 In that day the root of Jesse, who shall stand as a … Continue reading

November 18, 2011 · 4 Comments
Morning Meditations

"When you awake in the morning, learn something to inspire you and mediate upon it, then plunge forward full of light with which to illuminate the darkness." -Rabbi Tzvi Freeman

Jewish adventures in the diaspora.

Reb Rez

Scripture, ethics and spiritual formation